Arkansas clergy members say thoughts and prayers after school shooting should be followed by action

Posted: February 24, 2018 at 4:30 a.m.

People participate in a candlelight vigil Monday in memory of the 17 students and faculty members who were killed in the Feb. 14 mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. Nikolas Cruz, a former student, was charged with 17 counts of premeditated murder on Feb. 15.

Four days after the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., in which 17 people were killed, many faith leaders around the state who addressed the event with their congregations or led prayer efforts for those involved also delivered a strong political message.

People light candles at a makeshift memorial on Sunday outside Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, where 17 students and faculty were killed in Feb....

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